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August 20, 2015

Certainty, Not Severity, of Punishment

posted by Juvenile Law Center

Latest bulletin from Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention suggests that certainty of punishment, not severity, deters teens from crime.

Tags:Diversion Strategies|Juvenile and Criminal Justice|Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative (JDAI)|Reducing Length of Stay|Second Chances
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